Mission Statement

We support NATO, nations and international institutions/organisations with subject matter expertise on Command and Control.

Our main level of interest is C2 at the Operational level with a focus on C2 Processes and Structures, Information and Knowledge Management, and Human Factors (including Leadership).

C2 Seminar 2016

Finished and successful!
150 Participants from 25 different countries.
Production of Seminar Review Document in progress.

How to improve Medical related Command & Control?


NATO C2COE hosted the NATO MEDICAL C2 Workshop on 13thand 14th September 2016. The aim of the workshop was to analyse critical issues concerning Medical Command and Control related to NATO Command Authority and find solutions for these issues. The workshop was held in preparation for further development of the… [read more…]

Steering Board Meeting 2016

Dinner StBoard 2016

  On 7th September 2016 the annual meeting of the Steering Board NATO C2COE took place at the center’s hometown Utrecht, the Netherlands. All the nine Sponsoring Nations are commonly represented in the Steering Board. Through this annual meeting NATO C2COE gets approval and guidance on the suggested Program of… [read more…]

Change of Command NATO C2COE


Change of Command NATO C2COE On 7 July 2016 at the seminar on C2 in Emerging Warfare in Norfolk, Virginia (USA), Captain (NLD N) I.J.C. (Renée) van Pamelen-Hollenberg ceremonially assumed her responsibilities as Director of the NATO Command and Control Centre of Excellence (NATO C2COE). Among the many distinguished guests… [read more…]

C2 Seminar 2016

Picture Seminar 2016

The C2 Seminar 2016 On Tuesday 5th July 2016, Captain (NLD N) G.H. Nijenhuis, director of the NATO C2COE, opened the C2 seminar 2016 “C2 in Emerging Warfare – Challenges to the Alliance and Coalitions”, at the Sheraton Norfolk Waterside hotel in Norfolk, VA USA. An amazing total of nearly… [read more…]